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Gaming PC build GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition SLI, Core i7-5820K 6-Core 3.3GHz, 32GB performance review

A PC with a Core i7-5820K 6-Core 3.3GHz can run 970 of the top 1000 PC games released when it also has the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition SLI graphics card and 32GB system memory in it. This combination of hardware leaves the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition SLI as the weak point, when looking at what games it can play. You could upgrade that component enabling the system to run 972 games of our most demanding games list.

This PC, when compared to a popular game like Red Dead Redemption 2 is a good way to review its gaming performance. In summary, 1440p resolution shows itself to be the optimum performance vs visuals for the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition SLI. While it can certainly get a strong 1080p Ultra of 70 FPS, if you want to move up to 1440p on Red Dead Redemption 2 then we can see 1440p Low setting getting 140 FPS or the Medium returning 110 FPS. Change graphics settings up to High for 74 FPS and then Ultra gets 53 FPS.

2nd most popular game: Call of Duty: Modern Warfare - In summary, 1440p resolution shows itself to be the optimum performance vs visuals for the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition SLI. While it can certainly get a strong 1080p Ultra of 64 FPS, if you want to move up to 1440p on Call of Duty: Modern Warfare then we can see 1440p Low setting getting 129 FPS or the Medium returning 102 FPS. Change graphics settings up to High for 68 FPS and then Ultra gets 49 FPS.

3rd most popular game: Cyberpunk 2077 - In summary, 1440p resolution shows itself to be the optimum performance vs visuals for the GeForce GTX 970 Asus Strix OC 4GB Edition SLI. While it can certainly get a strong 1080p Ultra of 53 FPS, if you want to move up to 1440p on Cyberpunk 2077 then we can see 1440p Low setting getting 107 FPS or the Medium returning 84 FPS. Change graphics settings up to High for 57 FPS and then Ultra gets 40 FPS.

RAM: 16 GB
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Far Cry 3
108 FPS
RAM: 16 GB
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@1920x1080
Dirt 4
88 FPS
RAM: 16 GB
high
@1920x1080
RAM: 8 GB
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RAM: 8 GB
Ultra
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